On behalf of Derek Webb, the founder and funder of the Campaign for Fairer Gambling, we would like to thank everyone who helped to achieve the objective of Stop the FOBTs: a cut in the maximum stake from £100 to £2 a spin.
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Thanks for all of your help and support
2009 - DCMS plans triennial review
2010 - Plans for stake increase results in more FOBT slot games
2011 - Research shows extent of stakes levels impact
2012 - Philip Davies MP recommends more FOBTs
2013 - Government claim there is no evidence of harm associated with £100 stakes
2014 - Responsible Gambling Trust commissions research into "all Category B machines"
2014 - Newham Council calls on the government to reduce the maximum stake to £2 spin
2015 - ID threshold is introduced
2016 - The APPG on FOBTs recommends a reduction to £2 spin
2017 - Treasury ignores Gambling Commission advice that FOBTs are high-risk
2018 - DCMS recommends £2 maximum
2019 - The maximum bet on FOBTs was changed from £100 to £2